Health, Safety & Environment

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Energy Firms Bet on Hydrogen Boom, But Payday Far Away

The universe’s most abundant element, hydrogen has been touted for decades as an alternative energy source to fossil fuels, but attempts to commercialize it for use in vehicles and industry have largely failed.

March 3, 2021

Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables , Midstream

Enterprise Products Signs Power Purchase Agreement for Texas Solar Project

The agreement for solar power from a proposed project in Texas is the result of an initiative launched by Enterprise Products in 2020 to expand solar power purchasing and/or installations across its system, co-CEO Jim Teague says.

March 2, 2021

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Energy ESG Spotlight: EOR Tech to Help Oil Producers Reach ESG Goals

Sustainable biosurfuctant solutions offer a promising solution for oil and gas producers to boost oil production and achieve ESG goals, says Jonathan Rogers, CEO of Locus Bio-Energy Solutions.

March 2, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Shareholders Push SEC for Tougher Climate Regime for US Oil

Climate activists plan more green resolutions and ESG initiatives at annual shareholder meetings for oil and gas groups after ‘corporate-friendly’ Trump years.

March 2, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Exxon Mobil Names Activist Investor Jeff Ubben to Board amid Energy Transition Push

Exxon Mobil, which has faced fresh pressure from investors since late last year, also appointed Comcast executive Michael Angelakis to its board on March 1.

March 1, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Technology

Partnerships ‘Incredibly Important’ to Oil Industry’s Low-Carbon Future, BP CEO Says

Oil and gas companies attaining global sustainability goals will depend on partnerships formed across sectors—like BP’s deal with Amazon, says CEO Bernard Looney during CERAWeek.

March 1, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables , Mergers

Pickering Energy Partners Doubles Down on Energy Transition with SailingStone Merger

The new partnership expands Pickering Energy Partners’ current investment platform to include SailingStone’s energy transition, global natural resources and ESG investment experience and strategies.

March 1, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Technology

Chevron Launches $300 Million Fund for Energy Transition Technology

Chevron said Future Energy Fund II will focus on innovation in industrial decarbonization, emerging mobility, energy decentralization and the growing circular carbon economy.

February 26, 2021

Earnings , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Midstream

Cheniere to Provide LNG Cargo Emissions Data in Environmental Push

Cheniere Energy’s move to start providing greenhouse gas emissions data associated with each LNG cargo produced is a “critical first step for the industry” to improve its environmental performance, says CEO Jack Fusco.

February 24, 2021

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays , Technology , Well Stimulation

Executive Q&A: U.S. Well Services on E-fracs and ESG Goals

E-frac fleets reduce emissions by 99% compared to conventional diesel powered fleets, says Matt Moncla, chief commercial officer at Houston-based U.S. Well Services.

February 18, 2021